The University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) is one of the constituent universities of the UP System. The main campus is located in Miagao, Iloilo with two other campuses in Iloilo City and Tacloban City.

Its strategic location has given it the enviable status of being the University with the most far-reaching influence in two regions - Regions 6 and 8. It continues to be at the forefront of higher education, pioneering academic programs relevant to local and national development.

Vision
A world class university at the forefront of fisheries and aquatic sciences education, research and development

Mission
-Provide relevant quality education in fisheries and aquatic sciences;
-Promote, preserve and nurture the Visayan cultural heritage;
-Develop competitive and innovative management practices and technologies in education, research and public service; and
-Lead in and advocate for the sustainable development of the Visayas Region and of the nation within the changing world order

Core Values (SEINE)
-Service
-Excellence
-Integrity
-Nationalism
-Environmental stewardship

University of the Philippines Visayas